Topic ID #39097 - posted 1/9/2018 8:18 AM

SOI-qualified archaeologist needed in Illinois

TriLeaf corporation is looking for experienced archaeologists to conduct Phase I surveys for telecommunication projects in Illinois.  This position is on-call and the number of projects will be dependent upon client need and the quality of work produced.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • ·        Meet the Secretary of the Interiors professional qualification standards for Archaeology
  • ·        Previous telecom work experience
  • ·        Provide their own equipment (most specifically a ¼ inch screen and Munsell)
  • ·        Ability to work in the field independently
  • ·        Ability to meet strict deadlines
  • ·        Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
  • ·        Valid driver’s license and reliable mode of transportation

The successful candidate will possess the following attributes:

  • ·        Able to work well with no onsite supervision
  • ·        Demonstrated leadership ability
  • ·        Demonstrate ability to carry work to completion
  • ·        Experience conducting phase I telecommunication projects
  • ·        Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • ·        Ability to work both independently and as a team player
  • ·        Ability to follow detailed instructions and not be afraid to ask questions
  • ·        Creative problem solving skills
  • ·        Adaptability, flexibility, and positivity
  • ·        Initiative, drive, and desire to execute good and ethical archaeology

Preferred Qualifications:

  • ·        Previous field experience in the Midwest
  • ·        2 years of relevant work experience
  • ·        Applied knowledge of section 106 of the NHPA


  • ·        Perform unsupervised Phase I fieldwork within 5-8 days of being assigned a project
  • ·        Work with remote staff regarding project work, scheduling, and data exchange
  • ·        Take clear and detailed field notes and photographs


If you are interested in this opportunity, please send a copy of your resume or CV to Cori Rich at


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